Tag Archives: El Mariachi

El Mariachi – Review (Spoiler Free)

Great action and an involving storyline, all on a shoestring budget El Mariachi is Robert Rodriguez’s debut film, most famous for it’s microscopic budget of $7000 dollars. It reinvigorated low budget film makers, and revolutionised the understanding of what can be achieved on the cheap. However as easy as it is to get caught up […]

Once Upon a Time in Mexico – Review (Spoiler Free)

Johnny Depp rises above what is otherwise a fun but messy conclusion to the Mariachi trilogy. There are two films in 2003 which Depp elevates with an unexpectedly bold and unusual performance; they’re this one and Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl. Now the two films are pretty different to one […]